Cassini Spacecraft

This Is What The 'Northern Lights' Look Like On Saturn

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Tech

Earth is not the only planet in the Solar System where you could see the 'Northern Lights', or more properly, an aurora. Far from it. The strange, ...

Saturn's Rings May Have Just Given Birth To A New Moon

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Tech

Saturn might be giving birth to a new moon. The ringed planet already has at least 150 moons and satellites of various sizes, ranging from the mass...

LOOK: This Is The Best Picture Ever Taken Of Saturn

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Tech

This might be the best photo ever taken of Saturn. Well, sort of taken. But sort of made too. This image is the combined work of Nasa's Cassini ...

One Of Saturn's Moons Is Literally Made Of Fluff

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Tech

Saturn has a lot of moons - and many of them are strange and inhospitable. But this might take the award for the weirdest of the lot. New Scientist...

Saturn's Monster Hurricane WIll Terrify You

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Tech

Hurricane Sandy killed 285 people, devastated most of America's east coast and caused $75 billion of damage in just nine days last year. Now imagin...

Doomed Spacecraft Sends Us Final Images Of Saturn's Moon

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Tech

A distant spacecraft in orbit around Saturn has sent back its final images of Rhea, one of the planet's moons. Rhea is Saturn's second largest moon...

PICS: Nasa Craft Captured Venus Between Saturn's Rings

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Tech

One of the most amazing photographs ever taken has been captured by Nasa scientists - from Saturn. The Cassini spacecraft, which is currently in or...

PICS: Nasa Issues Yet Another Amazing Image Of Saturn

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa has already released some pretty amazing pictures of Saturn this week - but now they've done it again. Last time it was something simple and b...

Gigantic Storm On Saturn Results In Huge 'Belch' Of Rare Gas

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Tech

Above: the storm on Saturn (colour added by Nasa) marked by the red strip at the top of the planet A gigantic storm erupted on Saturn, leadin...